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rate

1. 
a. a price or charge with reference to a standard or scale
b. (as modifier): a rate card
2. a charge made per unit for a commodity, service, etc.
3. a wage calculated against a unit of time

rate

[rāt]
(science and technology)
The amount of change of some quantity during a time interval divided by the length of the time interval.
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0147 SO: Sickle cell with osteomyelitis, S: Sickle cell without osteomyelitis, PCV: Packed cell volume, WBC: White blood cell, ESR: Erythrocyte sedimentation rate, Ig: Immunoglobulin, C1-INH: C1 esterase inhibitor, C3 act: C3 activator, cmm: /cmm = per cubic milliliters, mm/hr = milliliters in the first one hour, mg/dl = milligrams per deciliter.
A blood count and erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) were within the normal range.
His laboratory findings were as follows: erythrocyte sedimentation rate 24 mm/hour, CRP 85 mg/l, hemoglobin 14 g/dl, hematocrit 42%, leukocyte 12 x [10.
A Manual erythrocyte sedimentation rates, or ESRs, are classified as waived tests under CLIA '88; there are no federal regulatory specifications for quality control of this test.
Finally, V5 showed marked anti-inflammatory effect: erythrocyte sedimentation rate and leukocyte counts reverted back to within normal range in patients taking the Immunitor product.
ESR is the abbreviation for erythrocyte sedimentation rate, the rate at which red blood cells sink towards the bottom of a test tube.
These panels might combine, for example, rheumatoid factor (RF), antinuclear antibodies, erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR), and C-reactive protein.
Statin induced myalgia presents with/without increased CK levels with normal erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein levels.
antinuclear antibodies [ANA]), a syphilis test (VDRL), urinalysis, blood chemistries, and erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR).
Waived procedures are limited to dipstick or tablet urinalysis (nonautomated), fecal occult blood, ovulation and urine pregnancy tests using visual color comparisons, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, hemoglobin (copper sulfate method), spun hematocrit, and blood glucose using certain devices cleared by the FDA specifically for home use.
Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) vs C-reactive protein (CRP) entrance criteria
Electa Lab, headquartered in Forli, Italy, is a leading worldwide supplier of Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate ("ESR") instrumentation and related consumables with annual sales of more than $3 million.

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